Salary ZAR500000 - ZAR700000 per annum
Consultant Jan McDonald
Date posted 15 April 20192019-04-15 2019-06-14 legal Sandton Gauteng Sandton ZA ZAR 500000 700000 700000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.za
A Boutique Law Firm based in Sandton Johannesburg, is looking to hire a Senior Associate (Litigation) The candidate should be achievement oriented, focused and able to work under pressure in a deadline driven environment.
- Draft and prepare pleading, motions and other related litigation documents
- Conduct research and collect evidence appropriate to litigation cases
- Manage discoveries in complex litigation settings
- Take and defend depositions
- Argue motions independently
- Conduct interviews and gather material useful for litigation cases.
- Coordinate, collaborate and support other litigation attorneys.
- Manage client databases and update
- Organize filing of litigation documents and processes
- Ensure compliance of all local, state and federal laws relating to litigation matters
- Review of work done by junior associates; provide correction and constructive feedback mentor and coach junior associates on technical skills
- Handling of matters from issuing of summons to finalisation -attending to court on matters
- Admitted Attorney
- 3 – 5 years PQE
- Extensive knowledge of administrative law and the law of evidence, as well as the Magistrate’s Court and High Court processes
- Passion for litigation and appearance work
- Track record of providing innovative solutions to complex matters
- Strong analytical skills
- Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)